Google Glass is a pretty hard product to explain to people at times and even harder to show with just pictures and videos taken with it. Google built in a vignette feature that allows one to not only take a photo with Glass but also overlay what is showing in the Glass display too.
Google Glass is a pretty amazing product that can do a lot but still has a lot of things it can’t do. One service I’ve started to use recently is IFTTT.com. IFTTT stands for If This Then That. It is a web services that can tie into other services and open APIs to control devices, send alerts and more. I’ll outline one use case scenerio that let’s you use Google Glass to control your Philips Hue light bulbs by voice. This has currently only been tested on an Android phone paired to Glass.
If you have enabled the 2-step verification feature in your Google account, adding your Gmail account to the Mail app in iOS may be troublesome. You will notice that, even though you have entered the correct password, the app shows a message stating that it is incorrect. Luckily, it is possible to fix this problem.
Google Glass is a much anticipated wearable PC product that Google is beta testing in the public by inviting Explorers into the program who in turn can then buy Google Glass version 2.0 for around $1500. Glass is almost the unicorn tech at the moment so once you get a pair of them, most people you meet will be very curious to try it out. Guest mode on Glass allows you to let users get a taste of using Glass without them having access to your personal data or affecting your data.
Google Chrome offers the sync feature to let you access your browser data and settings from anywhere by just signing in to your account. While this feature can be convenient, it can store very sensitive information like your password, autofill, or bookmarks to Google’s server. If your account is hacked, your personal information can be […]
If you use your Google profile to discuss products, people within your circles can see your reviews when searching. Unless you disable this, Google will use your profile image and name as a part of their advertising service.
Though Facebook is the most popular medium for inviting friends to social events, parties, or public meetings, you can use Google+, the fastest growing social network, to do the same with more features.
If you manage multiple email inboxes inside a Google account, you may notice that the service always forces you to reply from the default address even if the email message was sent to another of your inboxes. This may not be a good idea because you may have addresses that you do not want other […]
By default on Samsung Android devices, the status bar only shows a battery icon that reflects the current battery status on your phone. While it is a good way to keep track of how much juice is left until your phone shuts down, the indicator is only updated when the battery percentage reaches a specific […]